Thursday, June 04, 2009

Heard: Mispronunciation

A group of interns from a think tank were out for an after-work drink, showing off their political knowledge. Male intern drones on and on about his impressive memory of the House Minority Leader's congressional record...all while pronouncing his name as "boner" instead of "bay-ner." No one seemed to notice. Furthermore, the female interns surrounded him like they were learning something.